Presented by City Parks Alliance
June 21 - 25, 2024 | Seattle, WA

Get Excited for Seattle

Seattle has it all. Explore and make the most of your visit. Learn about getting around, great places to tour, top restaurants and bars, and the city’s BIPOC-Owned businesses, Native American Cultural Heritage, and inclusivity.

Visit Seattle

Presented by City Parks Alliance
June 21 - 25, 2024 | Seattle, WA

Greater & Greener is sold out.

Due to unprecedented demand, Greater & Greener is sold out and registration is now closed. Thank you for the tremendous interest.

For those who are attending, make your hotel reservations by Friday, May 24 to take advantage of our attractive conference rates. We're excited to see you in Seattle.

Hotel & Travel Info

GREEN LAKE PARK, SEATTLE, WA

June 21 - 25, 2024

Greater & Greener 2024: Seattle, WA

Presented by City Parks Alliance, in partnership with Seattle Parks and Recreation

Greater & Greener is the premier event for innovators and decision-makers from across the global urban parks community. It’s the only event dedicated to exploring the full potential of parks as city-building tools.

Due to unprecedented demand, Greater & Greener has sold out and registration is closed. The waitlist has reached capacity as well.

For those who are attending, make your hotel reservations by Friday, May 24 to take advantage of our attractive conference rates.

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    Funding Your Way to Greater & Greener

    We are thrilled to welcome you to Greater & Greener 2024 in Seattle this June 21–25, 2024!City Parks Alliance seeks to offer the highest quality conference…

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    Greater & Greener 2024 Schedule of Events

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Emerging Issues Facing Today’s Park Professionals

2024 Conference Tracks

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Parks and a Changing Climate

Cities and communities are using parks and recreation assets and the natural environment to respond to a changing climate that is impacting park users, infrastructure, and biodiversity.

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Inclusive Parks and Public Spaces

Parks and public spaces are being used to make our cities more equitable places, including acknowledging inequality and accessing diverse histories and cultures.  

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Equitable and Sustainable Park Funding

Sustainable and equitable sources of funding are critical for the development, maintenance, operations, and programming of our park systems.

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Parks, Recreation, Health, and Well-being

Cities and communities are using parks and recreation spaces to promote physical and emotional health, support overall well-being and social cohesion, and provide opportunities for play to support childhood development.

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City Parks Alliance

City Parks Alliance is the only independent, nationwide membership organization dedicated solely to urban parks. Our mission is to engage, educate and nurture a broad-based constituency to support the creation, revitalization and sustainability of parks and green spaces.

We recognize that city parks are integral to ensuring that communities are equitable, healthy, green, and that cities are economically competitive and resilient. Join City Parks Alliance today for discounted registration rates for Greater & Greener, year-round membership benefits, and networking opportunities.

Greater & Greener 2024 Sponsors & Supporters

Greater & Greener is a unique opportunity to network with an exceptional audience of key decision-makers from 200+ cities across the country and around the world. Conference support as of 5/20/2024. View all sponsors here.

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